Wrote a critical essay for the Chasing Amy
(1997) Criterion Collection DVD.
2 Print Biographies |
1 Portrayal |
17 Interviews |
9 Articles |
1 Pictorial |
Silent Bob | Kevin | Kev | Kevin P. Smith
5' 9" (1.75 m)
Did You Know?
[In response to Tim Burton
claiming he doesn't read comics] Well that would explain Batman
In one of his podcasts, Smith revealed that the name of Silent Bob came, in part, from a character in Tim Burton
(1989), Bob the Goon, citing in particular Jack Nicholson
's (The Joker) line "Bob, gun" and the character stoically handing him a gun.
Frequently refers to characters from his View Askewniverse movies. For example, in Chasing Amy
(1997), Alyssa (Joey Lauren Adams
) tells Holden (Ben Affleck
) that she slept with Shannon Hamilton. Shannon Hamilton was the character Ben Affleck
played in Mallrats
(1995). Smith also frequently references Julie Dwyer dying in the YMCA pool from Clerks.